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Old 12-01-2012, 07:13 PM
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Originally Posted by 1HOT BMR View Post
...As far as the power curve/delivery for every day driving it is simply that. My X5 has tremendous torque at low rpm and the Cayenne GTS does not. When approaching the Golden Gate south on 101 there is a long climb where the GTS had to hit 4000 rpm before it started pulling and my X5 feels like there is no hill at all - it pulls that hard at just about anything over idle.
ah, the GTS isn't a 425 ft/lbs torque monster diesel so that is pretty much the answer here. Really no mystery at all.

'12 X5d Sapphire/Black/Bamboo, Sport (ZAP), Premium (ZPP) & Premium Sound(ZPS) packages: 20" 214's, OEM Hitch
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